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Date:   Thu, 30 Aug 2018 23:20:06 -0700
From:   Christoph Hellwig <>
To:     Guenter Roeck <>
Cc:     Palmer Dabbelt <>,, Albert Ou <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] riscv: Do not overwrite initrd_start and initrd_end

On Tue, Aug 28, 2018 at 05:33:46PM -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> setup_initrd() overwrites initrd_start and initrd_end if __initramfs_size
> is larger than 0, which is always true even if there is no embedded
> initramfs. This prevents booting qemu with "-initrd" parameter.
> Overwriting initrd_start and initrd_end is not necessary since
> __initramfs_start and __initramfs_size are used directly in
> populate_rootfs() to load the built-in initramfs, so just drop
> that code.
> Signed-off-by: Guenter Roeck <>

Looks good,

Reviewed-by: Christoph Hellwig <>

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